( Courtesy Florida Specialty Crop Foundation )

The 46th Annual Agricultural Labor Relations Forum will be online.

The Florida Specialty Crop event will be on four days: Sept. 14, Sept. 15, Sept. 21 and Sept. 22.

Topics will include the H-2A agricultural labor program, the 1-9 process and sessions on essential protections and legal issues stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic.

Speakers at the seven sessions include:

  • COVID-19 Essential Protections: Michael Marsh, president and CEO of the National Council of Agricultural Employers;
  • COVID-19 Legal Issues on the Farm: Matthew Stefany, attorney at Allen, Norton & Blue, Tampa, Fla.;
  • Important Practices for I-9 Compliance: Cynthia Yarbrough, attorney at Fisher & Phillips, Atlanta; and
  • Government Audits — What Do I Do? David Stefany, attorney at Allen, Norton & Blue.

The fee to attend all sessions is $50.

For questions about the forum, contact Christine Synan at 321-214-5216 or Christine.Synan@ffva.com.

The event is presented by the Florida Specialty Crop Foundation.